1670. Skinny Maude

Maude was skinny. She was, as her friend Gabriella said, “in need of a good pasture”. It’s not that she was a cow! Of course not; it’s just a metaphor. She was in need of being fattened up in a verdant meadow.

Maude was not worried. She said she was eating well and sleeping well. A lot of people would give a fortune to have her physique. As Maude said to her friend Gabriella, “Some people would die to be as skinny as me.”

And she did.

9 thoughts on “1670. Skinny Maude

  1. arlingwoman

    The picture at the top of this post reminded me of a kerfuffle a few years ago when some fashion mag photoshopped a model until her head was wider than her hips. It was weird, and the wrong people would look at that and think “Why can’t I look like that?” Well…

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    1. Bruce Post author

      Polynesia (where I come from geographically speaking) regards plumpness as a thing of beauty (apparently). Personally I think some people over do it.

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